Professor level 1

Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches (HDR)

Quantitative Finance & Economics

Research topics

1. Behavioral & Corporate Finance

Experimental asset markets, information aggregation, market efficiency, financial literacy, bubbles and cognitive finance.

2. Organizational & Labor Economics

Incentive theory, intrinsic motivation and personnel economics.

3. Cognitive & Behavioral Economics

Reciprocity models, self-serving biases, cognitive reflection.

4. Experimental Methods

Virtual firms and cloud-based experiments.

Prices and awards

Research Prize
University of Navarra
Vernon Smith Foundation
Research Grant
Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas



  • International Finance: Argyros School of Business and Economics, Chapman University.
  • Upper-division: Fall 2011; Spring 2012 and Fall 2012; Spring 2013 and Fall 2013; Spring 2014; Spring 2015.
  • Multinational Financial Management: Argyros School of Business and Economics, Chapman University.
  • MBA: Fall 2014-2015.
  • Organizational Experimental Economics:International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE)
  • Graduate workshop: January 2013-2015, ESI, Chapman University.
  • Economics of Organizations:University of Navarra, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010
  • Organizational Behavior:Burgundy Business School, 2008-2009, 2009-2010
  • Microeconomics:University of Navarra, 2006-200, 72008-2009, 2009-2010
  • Economics of Organizations:University Carlos III, 2004-2006
  • Asset management:University Carlos III, 2004-2006
  • Statistics and Econometrics:University Carlos III, 2001-2004

Communications & Seminars

  • “What Makes a Good Trader?” Experimental Finance Conference, Chapman University; HEC Paris; EM Lyon; EDHEC; AUDENCIA; EM GRENOBLE, January 2016.
  • “Revisiting Information Aggregation in Asset Markets: Reflective Learning & Market Efficiency” Experimental Finance Conference, Netherlands, July 2015; Nottingham Business School, July 2015.
  • “Influence Costs and Contract Design” ASFE Conference, Lyon, July 2015.
  • “Cognitive Reflection and the Diligent Worker: An Experimental Study of Millennials” Economic Science Association Meeting Conference, Atlanta, November 2014; Claremont Graduate University, November 2014.
  • “Revisiting the Tradeoff Between Risk and Incentives: The Shocking Effect of Random Shocks” FUR Conference, Rotterdam, July 2014; USC, LABEL workshop, May 2014; Nottingham University (CEDEX), July, 2015; CREST, January 2016.